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March 27, 2015

Comments of the Week: Two readers’ concepts for fixing SE Ankeny at 11th

Turning a terrible intersection into a destination.


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Q&A: NYC’s top biking advocate wants you to talk more about death

"The best way to be a successful bike advocate is to be a successful Vision Zero advocate."


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Get ready to climb: Portland’s De Ronde/La Doyenne weekend is coming

Think you're tough? How does two days and 15,000 feet of climbing sound?


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Q&A: Melissa Wells on everyone’s stake in transportation equity

Melissa Wells on why equity matters in transportation.


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Jobs of the Week: Bike Works Seattle, NoPo Bike Works, CCC, eBike Store, Velotech, SoupCycle

We’ve had six great job opportunities listed this week. Learn more about them via the links below… E-Bike Mechanic – The eBike Store Bike Shop Mechanic & Customer Service Rep – Bike Works Seattle Bike Shop Mechanic/Customer Service – North Portland Bike Works Bicycle Mechanic – Community Cycling Center Lead SoupCycler – SoupCycle Customer Experience Read More »


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March 26, 2015

Weekend Event Guide: Gorge gravel, tandems, photo show, and more

The Dalles hosts three events this weekend.(Photo J. Maus/BikePortland) Welcome to your menu of weekend rides and events, lovingly brought to you by our friends at Hopworks Urban Brewery. The weather looks to be great this and we just so happen to have a stellar line-up to choose from this weekend. Whether you want to Read More »


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Velo Cult’s new displays bring U.S.-made products to the table

Did we really need another excuse to visit Velo Cult?


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Rodney Avenue neighborhood greenway gets open house next week

Rodney Avenue is lined up for an upgrade to full neighborhood greenway status.


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City removes portion of N Rosa Parks bike lane to allow right turns

PBOT continues to experiment with designs to stave off right-hooks at intersections.


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A Conversation About Safety

For the tens of thousands of Bicycle Transportation Alliance supporters and members who are engaged with us on transportation safety issues and the hundreds who took […]

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Oregon House Rep gives up on mandatory reflective clothing bill

On second thought... Maybe bike clothing mandates aren't such a good idea.


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Weigh In: Transportation Expert Group

  What: Portland seeks members for Transportation Expert Group Date: Deadline is April 10, 2015, First meeting is April 17, 2015   The Transportation System Plan […]

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March 25, 2015

Share Your Wisdom!

ORbike is looking for a few new...

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Snack Parade Podcast

We love this new podcast almost as much as we love...

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Action Alert: Oppose Mandatory Reflective Clothing

We Need Your Help. As someone who rides bikes and wants to make bicycling safe, you have an opportunity to protect yourself against a new proposal […]

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Milwaukie Leaders Highlight Need to Invest in Safe Routes to School

Milwaukie City Council supports more money for safe streets and healthy kids! Last Tuesday night, the City Council of Milwaukie unanimously adopted an important resolution supporting a […]

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March 24, 2015

The Art of Survival Century

The Art of Survival Century, located on the California/Oregon border, is a scenic worlds-away ride you don't want to...

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March 22, 2015

Coast Hills Classic

Muddy. Soupy. Sloppy, and a whole heck of a lot of...

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Ride the Heart of the Valley

Take er nice and easy this spring with this lovely early season...

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March 20, 2015

Free mobile workshops and Pecha Kucha session at AT Summit

The Oregon Active Transportation Summit is coming up on March 30th and 31st. Leading up to these two days of inspiring plenaries, professional training, and networking with […]

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March 19, 2015

Update on Hillsboro Trail System Master Plan

  Hillsboro is making progress towards bringing a comprehensive trail network to its city. What started out as a bold vision for a future of trails […]

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March 18, 2015

WATCH THIS > Dear Motorist

A special appeal on an important...

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COOL ROUTE: Border Crossing

A 34 mile ride that crosses the...

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March 17, 2015

Walk+Bike with Grouptrail to raise funds!

The BTA’s annual Walk + Bike Challenge is a friendly, month-long competition aimed at encouraging more kids and families to walk and bike to and from […]

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Weigh In: Rodney Neighborhood Greenway

What: NE Rodney Neighborhood Greenway Project Open House Date & Time: Wednesday, April 1st from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Place: Immaculate Heart Church, 2926 N […]

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Cycle Oregon Training Tips: STRETCH

A loose body lets you sink into the...

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March 16, 2015

Wednesday: Speak Up for Monroe Neighborhood Greenway

If preliminary plans are any indication, the City of Milwaukie’s first neighborhood greenway will turn out to be one of the region’s best. Be sure to attend Wednesday’s […]

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March 10, 2015

Weigh In: Clackamas County is making a new bike map!

  What: Clackamas County Bike It! Map Survey Response Deadline: Monday, March 16th In 2008 Clackamas County released Bike It! — a full-color, full-size, waterproof map […]

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March 09, 2015

Weigh In: Outer Powell Transportation Safety Project Open House

  What: Outer Powell Transportation Safety Project Open House Date & Time: Monday, March 9th from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Place: Ron Russell Middle School Gymnasium (3955 SE […]

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March 05, 2015

WATCH THIS > Havana Bike

A colorful glimpse at...

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March 04, 2015

COOL ROUTE: Molalla Tour

A great ride for...

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Membership Spotlight Submissions!

Membership Spotlights are a special way for us to connect with our members and we try to share a Membership Spotlight post on our blog and […]

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